The Dragon depression hit the El-Gouna tourist area of El-Ahmar Governorate, which led to the destruction of a coastal beach and the destruction of its contents.
The Egyptian governorates witnessed a state of bad weather represented by thunderstorms and winds, which led to the empty streets.
Meteorological experts expected that the country will prevail on Thursday, March 12th, with warm weather during the very cold day at night on Greater Cairo and Lower Egypt, with a mild cold day at night on the northwest coast.
The Egyptian government had appealed to all citizens not to go out on Thursday and Friday, 12, except for the extreme necessity, due to the unprecedented bad weather.
And the Prime Minister, Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, issued a decision to suspend studies in all schools and universities at the level of the Republic, on Thursday, 12 March 2020, according to the report he received from the Meteorological Authority on the expected weather conditions throughout the country, which indicated that it is expected to expose The country is in a severe state of instability in weather conditions during the period from Thursday, March 12, to Saturday, 14 of the same month.
The spokesperson for the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Counselor Nader Saad, stated that this decision comes in the context of ensuring the opportunity for the organs and the concerned authorities to take all necessary measures and deal immediately with the repercussions of the instability in the weather and the negative effects resulting from it.